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The Jamestown Harmony Express has always promoted the basic Barbershop Unit.   The BARBERSHOP QUARTET!

Through the years the chapter has been privileged to help create and support a number of quartets and this page will, when completed, help you discover all those foursomes who were proud to belong and contribute to the success of the Jamestown NY Chapter, SPEBSQSA Inc.

Here are some active and some retired quartets formed from members of the Jamestown Harmony Express Chorus.

For more information, send us a message at info@HarmonyExpress.com.

The Harmony Production Company  (Summer 2018)  Active

Conspire  (Summer 2018)  Active

Thomas Galbraith-Tenor, Ken Tropp-Bari, Dan Scapelitte-Lead, Ladd Cordner-Bass

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The Harmony Production Company (A Former Edition)

Pictured L to R:

  • Thomas Galbraith (Tenor)  
  • Steve Mauro (Lead)
  • David King (Bass)
  • George Jarrell (Baritone)

The Harmony Production Company (A Former Edition)


  • Hans Steen (Lead) - Blue Vest
  • David Lewis (Tenor) - Red Vest
  • David King (Bass) - Green Vest
  • George Jarrell (Baritone) - Gold Vest

3rd Generation (Quartet is Retired)

These guys were brought together in the chapter singing Valentine songs around the county.  They are "3rd Generation" because they are all grandfathers, and they have billfold pictures to prove it!  Although these guys are retired from 3rd Generation, they remain in touch and Hans Steen is still active in the chapter during the summer months.

  • Tenor - Hugh Oglevee, retired railroad man, loves this hobby. His smile and enthusiasm fills up a room.  He and wife Joyce lived in Salamanca, NY.  Joyce is now deceased.
  • Lead - Hans Steen is retired from Alcoa and has over 60 years singing barbershop harmony.  If a song fits the barbershop style, Hans probably knows it. Hans lives in the Pt. Chautauqua area and loves sailing and gardening.  In the winter months he and his wife, Donna enjoy the sun in Florida.
  • Bass - Doc, the friendly retired dentist, Harry Glatz, dispenses a resonate, full, deep bass that set a great foundation for our barbershop chords.  He resided with his lovely wife, Dodie, in Jamestown, who is now deceased.
  • Baritone - Norm Herby, a former Chautauqua County Legislator who was active in insurance, real estate, license plate collecting moved to Minnesota with his wife, Vi.  and both are now deceased.

3rd Generation's favorite saying was "It's GREAT to be a barbershopper and GREAT to be a grandfather."

Check this page for future installments telling the quartet story and even a peek into the world of Octeting... the Jamestown Harmony Express way!


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